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File: chrome-extension_pelmeidfhdlhlbjimpabfcbnnojbboma_0.localstorage-journal

Location of chrome-extension_pelmeidfhdlhlbjimpabfcbnnojbboma_0.localstorage-journal and Associated Malware

Check whether chrome-extension_pelmeidfhdlhlbjimpabfcbnnojbboma_0.localstorage-journal is present in the following locations:

Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows Server 2003 specific chrome-extension_pelmeidfhdlhlbjimpabfcbnnojbboma_0.localstorage-journal file locations:

  • C:\Documents And Settings\USER_NAME\Local Settings\Application Data\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Local Storage\chrome-extension_pelmeidfhdlhlbjimpabfcbnnojbboma_0.localstorage-journal
  • C:\Documents And Settings\USER_NAME\Local Settings\Application Data\Google\Chrome\User Data\ChromeDefaultData\Local Storage\chrome-extension_pelmeidfhdlhlbjimpabfcbnnojbboma_0.localstorage-journal

Windows Vista, Windows Server 2008, Windows 7, Windows 8 specific chrome-extension_pelmeidfhdlhlbjimpabfcbnnojbboma_0.localstorage-journal file locations:

  • C:\Users\USER_NAME\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Local Storage\chrome-extension_pelmeidfhdlhlbjimpabfcbnnojbboma_0.localstorage-journal
  • C:\Users\USER_NAME\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\ChromeDefaultData\Local Storage\chrome-extension_pelmeidfhdlhlbjimpabfcbnnojbboma_0.localstorage-journal

If you find chrome-extension_pelmeidfhdlhlbjimpabfcbnnojbboma_0.localstorage-journal file in any of these locations, your computer is very likely to be infected with the following malware:

IMPORTANT: Malware files can be camouflaged with the same file names as legitimate files. The chrome-extension_pelmeidfhdlhlbjimpabfcbnnojbboma_0.localstorage-journal file is associated with malware only if found in the locations listed above.

Notes:

Different Variations of chrome-extension_pelmeidfhdlhlbjimpabfcbnnojbboma_0.localstorage-journal File^

File SizeFile Md5Last Seen
36083C4B21B71EEE8BB68E16EA7F2E1B127BJun 15, 2014
36085EB116F0471C51C19FB32A3BBA4AF7FDJun 16, 2014
3608734D27D4E6D4E4419B1B23CF2D1017C4Jun 16, 2014
118642ADCE452FE218471B0AF3F8BF6A0E13AJun 16, 2014
13928930296FED1FC87AA1D1B175998BED310Jun 22, 2014
360839324BED9E80EBBE194B156FBE393994Jun 24, 2014
3608EDF7E8C5291F655F63F3A45D38838FECJun 24, 2014
11864EA2DAFA65338A4A83D702BA47B58B0E6Jun 24, 2014
128968BABFE0E0F41A9A13C5C66A09C34D582Jun 24, 2014
108329B6BE5F4CD8433A34D6554CF3FFF88FAJun 26, 2014
3608A4DF9A1E135249917180005E767BA850Jun 26, 2014
14960F9DFF5E29387F33E47757E67E383D090Jun 27, 2014
108322D0ED6BE98970BE42EDC43325AD1E866Jun 27, 2014
3608371C470B4A45356CFD8E34D9605CCC9AJun 29, 2014
3608DDBC01C2CB8DFA4D1EE9708D48D3996EJun 29, 2014
16384AE489D0BD36C800225E848E6A0575285Jun 29, 2014
360867F7B948744906F637A466EE9AB7EA28Jun 30, 2014
149608A195AE8852D825C5DECE578F0F5478DJun 30, 2014
36089A5954FCCBCAA5921A7FC637D26CEAD2Jul 2, 2014
13928D662C44B896C1545E77ABADE8AB1E543Jul 2, 2014
13928DFCC228610BFDA314F6A30331E49A0AAJul 5, 2014
1186444F593F7A8D03BBD145EE8F9807C94BFJul 6, 2014
3608E6A4D12E5323E96C1021BD16EC92762AJul 6, 2014
13928FF241596A14CFA3B8F5E359C73A42907Jul 8, 2014
10832CD2148257D531E61E9140DA5A0E9FAE6Jul 8, 2014
36088E4A2BD6AEB348A2D2F51D411E709946Jul 8, 2014
3608A9FABC62416E20A96F92970866C0BB34Jul 8, 2014
3608DEEB532CCBADA6502C1E8A5A0130BD7EJul 9, 2014
360857BAB1EB7E354DB89A9D45389B9E4FF9Jul 11, 2014
14960ACC651A65515A7993B3B1D377F170C6EJul 11, 2014
3608EFC62679CE8AF57187FA9AD9F6EB153AJul 11, 2014
1638411E39350CFB993538E987C0C8F0BFA38Jul 12, 2014
3608084EEED447173F807F9A6C473ED396F9Jul 12, 2014
139289C94B82EEE4EC66C82200A2D402A1357Jul 13, 2014
10832C5F918F501108EEA7C7A50A4DE3EF278Jul 26, 2014
360846E93296962B497B89931D7A9E10285BJul 26, 2014
3608FBA04D379F299319D2C789A8304532EDJul 28, 2014
12896E092DAC73E1DE1294AE2EE6F43A3A34AJul 29, 2014
36087C993556D969D55C38AFA3613646B022Jul 29, 2014
9800855BABC766342ECAF9736B757F81ABF3Jul 29, 2014
98003B9E091AC89DE8A919BA571B8F5DC9D4Jul 31, 2014
13928D49530EA65E5F244A1A63DE0199CC6F1Aug 4, 2014
1083223E356DD932C842837E60C483AA172B4Aug 4, 2014
10832B145C0BAC1B95EE08B1CC1820EC6A74FAug 4, 2014
1186449A941F664351870051CA0B319365259Aug 5, 2014
3608E33F3CEF520B6F5A6B51EC0B0173DC97Aug 6, 2014
980035B6D787E43A709DE1931CEB665E90C5Aug 6, 2014
3608709532F7EFC5272645CF29580DFA785DAug 6, 2014
15992AE97E3B603D1E4EB21567C9818206CCCAug 7, 2014
360867CB2DF90D65F2F4AB10F00B29D4A508Aug 7, 2014
16384236C70E8F72183F3B808D47358257379Aug 7, 2014
1638461A5306122FFCABB547A02F12E07157BAug 9, 2014
36089A7ED883A3208777D556719A91841298Aug 10, 2014
128961DD544B6F5956019F3CBE2611D5BCB43Aug 10, 2014
1083291639A9DDF7E47DE1E9884A259864E7BAug 10, 2014
360881D02D657C7DE5B0CFA537F84D4CD3D5Aug 13, 2014
36086DFFEC82925BD3FAE84CB750D6ED9BABAug 13, 2014
3608F7DA21715478C3FFEF872DFB1FE513FCAug 17, 2014
108322828639FEE6BC763E6FD0664748E39F4Aug 18, 2014
3608B8A1003BA74E3FA9CBD91B80865722C4Aug 18, 2014
36084C3284A93EBDB6891D8A519794B73420Aug 19, 2014
36085100EFBAA3A4BB7DC8B40180DC172AE1Aug 26, 2014
77361C266C2F4D5B583E72F6633307D73DE9Aug 26, 2014
139285DE241F23469F440506AEF493668BB59Aug 26, 2014
36087DD163B9F94B2E0751C9E68EB83FF3FBAug 26, 2014
163842F35A3DA219891ABBBCED45A712222D5Aug 27, 2014
10832E5310A6DCD7772F790C35CBA7FB12026Aug 27, 2014
36082993D371639753B022C4005CA0D871D9Aug 30, 2014
7736BFCFC83D35FC81E77DD261F9C582EE09Aug 31, 2014
1638498627830166073514353D6085202F55ASep 2, 2014
360852E8F7EFB2FDBE3D9A07B331B5EC0270Sep 2, 2014
36086345B39597BC1F80C9BF80EB0D423F15Sep 8, 2014
1289663682713B27A98506790AB0C61CBA6E4Sep 9, 2014
3608E0AEC773B01EA800C0D668A4BA65BE35Sep 16, 2014
11864F66E3382086D8FAD55B38404D534DE5ESep 18, 2014
16384182E4ED2D5364CFCC314B16E3EBEE0E0Sep 18, 2014
360865046E7636C31B286ABF9723A57DC9CESep 18, 2014
36081D262FA444E4A45071F440F0B31DB667Sep 19, 2014
163845FE5544CD927868E52BC34D8197987B6Sep 19, 2014
16384387B9F3EC4C61892CC511649D55050A5Sep 22, 2014
3608071E60F6A3CD1A3388D634CDE6FF1DA2Sep 22, 2014
163843E754D4F02D31A7FC114C8C1013183EASep 23, 2014
1638462F38F0EF71F8A259F3AFAAE0D4547B3Sep 23, 2014
360810B74E698E158C23CBE23AB0A090AB29Oct 16, 2014
16384333BAE0D26A452C51D4B34392295F4F6Oct 16, 2014
16384416CC22B71E2D7B58650923201CF2A9BOct 21, 2014
8768A583369EEF80E5D956851E3A305440A1Oct 26, 2014
118645F39D348F3E1A7DC55D27EE94A2F7DEFOct 27, 2014
14960056CE0AE820801EE09323CF71D0A8508Oct 27, 2014
163840593B768820B7CE0809C091C3DAA8289Oct 28, 2014
13928CB82994CA103A5C0358AC990895FBC53Oct 29, 2014
163844AED1BB79E6E6FB7B7FA5AD655016B34Nov 1, 2014
3608A1B4254B0FCD8CB172627F5FE47B0421Nov 2, 2014
12896018A626E2848047C33EE10BA990D8C44Nov 2, 2014
7736243B90C32B0A5564EEDEAFB043011CA9Nov 5, 2014
159922AF9455B7460458C6E295008690E11E7Nov 6, 2014
16384176669FDC0EFA28A3A1FB24B54F73E54Nov 10, 2014
3608B35463A5D92D4591AC9B3066FA239582Nov 10, 2014
11864D50ABDF28B335D8818485ABFEBA04ED0Nov 10, 2014
360801696D295236F304A6F9A6730DAF95BANov 13, 2014
3608DFDC7C522FF65B3DD237C5C309FAAC77Nov 14, 2014
14960BE5A8C0CB2F8F5F7CED392B4DCE51C8FDec 5, 2014
1083270D3A50A5B86BA0E7962F56C30C4BA05Dec 22, 2014
98002D388A2BCFD18BC140288338B5FC4874Dec 27, 2014
16384ACD5511C1B3EBD9B002CF6788F52254EDec 27, 2014
13928247E8EE997120CD0FC471FE6CBBF730EDec 27, 2014
163847D4F456E850B7BB220A6BBC0A072F8D2Jan 6, 2015
118643B3996B5215D4F46BB6E599B38D571F6Jan 30, 2015
36088EB6A00FE3828EF90DA4B5C6AD944743Jan 31, 2015
3608EF2C4E675491D399E91DBB48649DA6C4Feb 2, 2015
163849FC0C65F6F871F8DD73B5C8AC6F5D909Feb 6, 2015
16384AA425C34B65A52BF4D0B39F3B01A65F6Feb 22, 2015
98008F08F0E032D0108348A556661AC33C4FMar 13, 2015
3608497333040484FE9284B376F43423C7E9Mar 15, 2015
1638471579C1315DBC29D0A72EF6C0E5A6A90Mar 31, 2015
12896B477B525E66B7F99F5A3C7A51DDAEFC5Apr 12, 2015
1638490ACBA0600ED9274025F511F7D5D2C24Apr 19, 2015
7736E6C52F3F46804AFB966802CFB01B6CF2Apr 28, 2015
11864898A03B806FD28B0B86F6919F76AFFB3May 11, 2015
163847188F11B26570C662A58EF8B6E7695CFJun 23, 2015
163844413C5F03A24318E97310261C49633E2Jul 14, 2015
163843E37DAD268058086FA1CE485818F4018Aug 3, 2015
16384C487AD95067CC8D8EF105A6B8FA71C4DAug 17, 2015
14960752BB394918D891A7C7058A8F28D281BAug 25, 2015
14960702B95B437AF6E0E686F5AEB77EFE26EAug 30, 2015
128967DF9531B040A56444B0AFD475897E06ASep 21, 2015
1392836D3C28FB378266FB4B8F1B567C42B65Oct 1, 2015
36081C21E77ED43DD7A9BC31D66B9C006D40Oct 4, 2015
3608C3B979C31BA3B717FAD17A188A2AF9AAOct 17, 2015
163843BC28BB6E80B9CCA48567862042A5AF1Oct 25, 2015
16384865F765D5D664256A2D07784A608E556Nov 15, 2015
98002E6CB537BCA1B108B80E9DB5DFF9682BDec 7, 2015
1638443762D710F56DEE4A18C1EC9BAB1BBE3Dec 18, 2015
12896ACCCE09540BE6CEA24BC3E045222B4E7Dec 28, 2015
15992DD5D366708674F5388690CA611B0DFF5Jan 28, 2016
360807CCC8C23AD31CD7CBCE05C143A84E2AFeb 2, 2016
10832E512B46F113DA5863667FF610F5625F8Feb 5, 2016
36082A69D83FE3D0FD20F6722BB2D15653D9Feb 13, 2016
8768AF7DC5A1ED66AF59A67FC9FEA313E2E4Mar 9, 2016
16384EE4093E52B2D73CEE2D8EAF4B1FEE5FEApr 21, 2016
163846DBD960E0CA1887152C0294861E9F110Apr 23, 2016
1392837684765D6DAC364CFB3462CCBE1D167Apr 24, 2016
12896B8AAF438F61BE044FAEB07CECC7E138CMay 5, 2016
16384D392FF8C4C1285393BC7C22902F4B558May 25, 2016
1638417BE717F6ED5D75AE8E3A81A8208F877May 27, 2016
12896AD2198D7FF170D4797BF330337869900Jun 26, 2016
163843E5F91070D0796B5129DB19D186C3379Jun 27, 2016
16384B73D16F66CAA23D03D0AE9AFF283B8F6Jun 29, 2016
118645EDA76003A276F415DD2DA6C5D39B2E5Jul 10, 2016
14960B382FBE215C319DF12858633D4EF6F34Jul 28, 2016
13928B9EFA89ED3CEEC6FABBFB8612CEBD4CAAug 15, 2016
3608A3868279545443BAF1DB456AFD4C5FAFAug 19, 2016
3608BDD0B929BB84AAB6CC79F1EB7A074484Sep 18, 2016
1638424BA9177B8AE0479DF62FA03660B65CESep 29, 2016
16384A7C454B5A7210F309A7BB595A87409E6Oct 5, 2016
16384FECF56347BA4BD8921BE703DA5CCB764Oct 25, 2016
1289617253DC5178572C0AF88D7448EF70B37Nov 10, 2016
3608F3BFFFEA173D462443B480DEDD766B74Nov 13, 2016
163840AEB67A3576A98F75098C7CBA0974952Nov 16, 2016
163841EF2D2DB3B5345B0292260DAF5CAB904Dec 8, 2016
3608F7494C8947419EE09E216F5C76EF9234Dec 12, 2016
11864D53B7B7ADB5AAEFE0D94E89EED6EC038Dec 17, 2016
11864DB5A3BB819A563040B741C90ADD48833Dec 26, 2016
1496050CCC0D034B1A9CD2F2FCD18FA86AC13Dec 26, 2016
16384C0942C29AEC5C8A82B874EC41805714EDec 30, 2016
163846E16DA84466995426AEE5339FB7D2464Feb 8, 2017
16384240E57B210A1A5BBAADDF49FB887CD09Feb 9, 2017
15992B3FAE6AC93241D078EF196ADD364255DMar 6, 2017
163846919B6EC14DE326EA9319A37D7F8391CMar 15, 2017
14960890CB1D2C0190741C5488C38A6BF5D1EMar 30, 2017
12896B35276435F1E5A603FE9C18DBBF8EE17Apr 8, 2017
36083024704E9188976BC278A355E460E1F1May 12, 2017
163845AE7007C98A7C7969E0CEF1B90432DFFMay 30, 2017
16384597453B12184BCB4752F6EFCE207E012May 30, 2017
6704B3CEB9836AC92269A9640C2C5529A4BDSep 17, 2018

Why Is It Important to Remove Malware Files?^

It is imperative that you delete malware-associated files as soon as possible because they can be used - or are already being used - to inflict serious damage on your PC, including:

  • Disrupting the normal functioning of the operating system or rendering it completely useless.
  • Hijacking valuable private information (credit card numbers, passwords, PIN codes, etc.)
  • Directing all your Web searches to the same unwanted or malicious sites.
  • Dramatically slowing down your computer.
  • Gaining total control of your PC to spread viruses and trojans and send out spam.

How to Remove chrome-extension_pelmeidfhdlhlbjimpabfcbnnojbboma_0.localstorage-journal^

  1. To enable deleting the chrome-extension_pelmeidfhdlhlbjimpabfcbnnojbboma_0.localstorage-journal file, terminate the associated process in the Task Manager as follows:
    • Right-click in the Windows taskbar (a bar that appears along the bottom of the Windows screen) and select Task Manager on the menu.
    • In the Tasks Manager window, click the Processes tab.
    • On the Processes tab, select chrome-extension_pelmeidfhdlhlbjimpabfcbnnojbboma_0.localstorage-journal and click End Process.
  2. Using your file explorer, browse to the file using the paths listed in Location of chrome-extension_pelmeidfhdlhlbjimpabfcbnnojbboma_0.localstorage-journal and Associated Malware.
  3. Select the file and press SHIFT+Delete on the keyboard.
  4. Click Yes in the confirm deletion dialog box.
  5. Repeat steps 2-4 for each location listed in Location of chrome-extension_pelmeidfhdlhlbjimpabfcbnnojbboma_0.localstorage-journal and Associated Malware.
  6. Notes:

    • The deletion of chrome-extension_pelmeidfhdlhlbjimpabfcbnnojbboma_0.localstorage-journal will fail if it is locked; that is, it is in use by some application (Windows will display a corresponding message). For instructions on deleting locked files, see Deleting Locked Files.
    • The deletion of chrome-extension_pelmeidfhdlhlbjimpabfcbnnojbboma_0.localstorage-journal will fail if your Windows uses the NT File System (NTFS) and you have no write rights for the file. Request your system administrator to grant you write rights for the file.

Deleting Locked Files^

You can delete locked files with the RemoveOnReboot utility. You can install the RemoveOnReboot utility from here.

After you delete a locked file, you need to delete all the references to the file in Windows registry.

To delete a locked file:

  1. Right-click on the file and select Send To -> Remove on Next Reboot on the menu.
  2. Restart your computer.

The file will be deleted on restart.

Note: In the case of complex viruses that can replicate themselves, malware files can reappear in the same locations even after you have deleted those files and restarted your computer. Exterminate It! Antimalware can effectively eradicate such viruses from your computer.

To remove all registry references to a chrome-extension_pelmeidfhdlhlbjimpabfcbnnojbboma_0.localstorage-journal malware file:

  1. On the Windows Start menu, click Run.
  2. In the Open box, type regedit and click OK. The Registry Editor window opens.
  3. On the Edit menu, select Find.
  4. In the Find dialog box, type chrome-extension_pelmeidfhdlhlbjimpabfcbnnojbboma_0.localstorage-journal. The name of the first found registry value referencing chrome-extension_pelmeidfhdlhlbjimpabfcbnnojbboma_0.localstorage-journal is highlighted in the right pane of the Registry Editor window.
  5. Right-click the registry value name and select Delete on the menu.
  6. Click Yes in the Confirm Value Delete dialog box.
  7. To delete all other references to chrome-extension_pelmeidfhdlhlbjimpabfcbnnojbboma_0.localstorage-journal, repeat steps 4-6.
IMPORTANT: Malware files can masquerade as legitimate files by using the same file names. To avoid deleting a harmless file, ensure that the Value column for the registry value displays exactly one of the paths listed in Location of chrome-extension_pelmeidfhdlhlbjimpabfcbnnojbboma_0.localstorage-journal and Associated Malware.